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May Stitch Updates

Where has the time gone? I welcome June with open arms because I love summer! My last update posts: April 2019 March 2019 February 2019 January 2019 Here is the completed cross stitch of my present to my mother for Mother’s Day. I got the frame from Michael’s, and the 05.012.19 was a customization I…… Continue reading May Stitch Updates

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March Stitch Updates

Spring is finally here, thank goodness. I don’t think I got much cross stitching done. My heart wasn’t as into it after having a lot of real life stuff on my mind lately. I stitched less but never forced myself when I didn’t feel like doing it. My last update posts: February 2019 January 2019…… Continue reading March Stitch Updates

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Cross Stitch Updates: Stardust Fairy+Merida Fairytale

To celebrate the last day of January, I am posting updates on the two cross stitch projects I’ve been working on lately. I usually do these kind of posts sporadically but maybe I could start doing them at the end of each month. I got a lot done with the Stardust Fairy design in the…… Continue reading Cross Stitch Updates: Stardust Fairy+Merida Fairytale

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Secret Stitch – Mother’s Day Gift 

This is a wip update for my stitch project that I am working on as a gift for my mom that I first mentioned in this post. 😘 I am terrible at buying gifts so I think it’s best I make a stitch gift. Even if I had the money to buy an expensive gift…… Continue reading Secret Stitch – Mother’s Day Gift 

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Secret Cross Stitch Project

Mother’s Day is almost here, but my mom actually went overseas a few days ago on vacation with her friends for a month. I have tentative plans to stitch a pretty design and decorate it on a card for her. Already I feel nervous wondering if I can finish the project in time. I have…… Continue reading Secret Cross Stitch Project

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Sea of Deep Blue

This is a cross stitch update of a previous work I posted about here. Today, I focused on stitching one particular section of the project because a lot of it was the same color: blue. 💙 I also gave myself the added challenge of seeing how much I could get done during the hours I…… Continue reading Sea of Deep Blue

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DoNaStitch’s Brave Fairytale Series Cross Stitch Chart

I haven’t blogged very much about my cross stitching hobby, except for one other post, but I am hoping to get into the habit of writing more about the projects I am actively working on. 🙂 I joined Instagram sometime last year to begin posting photos for my finished and unfinished cross stitch works, and…… Continue reading DoNaStitch’s Brave Fairytale Series Cross Stitch Chart

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Pocketful of Sunshine

Most of what I’ve discussed on my blog is in relation to social anxiety. It only makes sense to talk about one of my greatest hobbies, cross stitch embroidery, which helps me to relax and bring out my inner creativity. You could say cross stitch is my virtual pocketful of sunshine on a rainy, cold day.…… Continue reading Pocketful of Sunshine